All Dental Topics,Dental toothache,Endodontist

Root canal

14 Mar , 2015   Video

What is a root canal? Tooth anatomy is comprised of 3 layers (think of an onion), the outer layer is enamel, next layer in is dentine and the core of the tooth is a pulp chamber (root canal). A root canal (endodontic) procedure involves taking out the nerve and blood vessels of the root canal, […]

Endodontist

Endodontist

14 Dec , 2014  

What is an Endodontist? An Endodontist is a dental specialist that has completed a 5 year undergraduate Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree, and completed an additional  3 year postgraduate Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DClinDent) degree in Endodontics. An Endodontist (root canal specialist) deals with the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp. Treatment usually involves removal of […]